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Blue Devils win tournament championship

By John Bernhardt The first three minutes of the final quarter in Saturday’s MCS Booster Club Boys’ Varsity Basketball Tournament demonstrated the poise the host team showed in securing the title.  Trailing 39-25 late in the third quarter More...

Wildcats top MCS in tourney

By John Bernhardt Tess Svoboda was not happy at halftime of the Margaretville Booster Club Championship Girls’ Basketball Tournament Saturday.  The home team trailed Hunter-Tannersville, 18-7, and the Margaretville small forward was determined More...

RCS basketball tops Davenport and SK

By John Bernhardt In one short week the Roxbury boys’ basketball team managed to turn the Delaware League upside down.  For what seems like forever, the Delaware League has been dominated by two teams, Davenport and South Kortright, with Hunt More...

News

Traditional light show returns to Halcottsville

By Joe Moskowitz One of the area’s greatest holiday traditions has returned. Once again Gordy Stahl is lighting up the old family farm in Halcottsville. It’s not a really old tradition. More...

North Pole native to drop in at NYPA

North Blenheim — Santa Claus will be making an early appearance Saturday, Dec. More...

Power Authority hosts 2 millionth visitor

North Blenheim — The New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) admission-free Blenheim-Gilboa Visitors Center, part of NYPA’s Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Power Project, has achieved the milestone of welcoming two million visitors. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Henry E. Weisgerber II

Henry E. Weisgerber II, 83, of Roxbury died Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 at his home after a long and valiant battle with cancer. Henry was born in the Bronx on August 15, 1929, the son of Henry and Helen (Cornell) Weisgerber. More...

Renee Fisher

Renee Ann Fisher,71, of Margaretville and New York City passed away at her home in Manhattan on November 15, 2012 after a long battle with cancer. More...

Esther Tobin

Esther Tobin, 88, of Fleischmanns and Albany died peacefully on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012. Esther was born in Brooklyn on January 29, 1925, the daughter of Daniel and Rachel Kaplan. More...